Colleagues of “hugely talented” CBBC star Mya-Lecia Naylor, who appeared in shows Millie Inbetween and Almost Never, have been paying tribute to the actor who has died aged 16.

Among them was co-star Emily Atack, who described Mya-Lecia as a “beautiful and talented girl” who was “a complete joy to be around”.

Fans of the star have been sharing their memories of her since the news was announced on the CBBC website.

-Daniel Potter